Procedural Law

Law Enforcement (LAW)
Course outline



Procedural Law provides a framework for criminal procedure including individual rights, the criminal court system, arrest, probable cause, admissions, confessions, identification procedures, and evidence. This course includes the study of the Bill of Rights, search and seizure, the exclusionary rule. The focus is to provide the entry level peace officer with a practical working knowledge of the constitutional issues that relate to the collection, recovery, and preservation of evidence in criminal cases.